Murringo Memorial Hall and First World War Gates

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Description

A typical memorial hall with First World War honour rolls attached to the front entrance facade. The foundation stone was laid on 25 April 1928, and the hall was opened later that year on 17 October. The rolls were unveiled during the opening ceremony. A set of memorial gates with dedication plaque is located outside the hall. 

Inscription

Hall foundation stone

This Foundation Stone was laid by
Mrs Margaret Johnson
on Wednesday25th April 1928
in grateful recognition of all who
answered their country's call
1914-1918.

Roll 1

To those who volunteered
[Names]

Roll 2

To those who volunteered
[Names]
The heroic dead
[Names]

Gate plaque

Memorial Gates
presented by
Pride of Murringo G.U.O.O.F. 
in recognition of all members
who enlisted for service in
the Great War 1914-18.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
R S Beaton WW1 Volunteer view
J S Boyd WW1 Volunteer view
T Braham WW1 Volunteer view
G Carter WW1 Heroic Dead view
J Crowe WW1 Volunteer view
A J Crowe WW1 Volunteer view
J Cullen WW1 Volunteer view
J Cummins WW1 Heroic Dead view
T Cummins WW1 Volunteer view
H B Cunningham WW1 Volunteer view
Address
Cnr Murringo Gap and Murringo Roads
Murringo NSW 2586
Local Government Area
  • Hilltops Council
Setting
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Building
  • Gate/lychgate
Recorded by
Martin Butterfield
Established date
1928
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
10/17/1928
Dedication date
17 October 1928
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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